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1 Decree No. 491 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: I.-that in accordance with article 131, ordinal 11 ° of the Constitution, Faculty of this legislature is to enact, in General, benefits and tax incentives or of any nature, for the promotion of cultural, scientific, agricultural, industrial, or other.
II.-that the article 35 the first paragraph of the Constitution of the Republic, establishes that "the State will protect the physical, mental and moral health of minors, and will guarantee the right to education and assistance"; also, that the special law Integral to a life free of violence for women, establishes in its article 5, which ".. .are prohibits all forms of discrimination, understood this, as any distinction, exclusion, restriction or arbitrary differentiation based on sex, age, sexual identity, familial status, urban or rural origin, ethnicity, economic status, nationality, religion or beliefs, physical disability" ", psychic or sensorial, or any similar cause, come State, their agents or private individuals".
III.-that the General Assembly of the Organization of the UN, stated at its 89th plenary meeting, through its "resolution 66/170", dated December 19, 2011, October 11 of each year as the "international day of la Niña", in recognition of the rights of girls and the exceptional challenges faced around the world urging all States members, civil society organizations and the private sector agents, to assist in the strengthening of the fundamental rights of girls, through actions aimed at the improvement in the public and private services, education systems, access to science and technology, programs business mentors to acquire skills of work and leadership, , among others.
IV.-that in our country, even if it is true, there have been significant advances in the recognition of the rights of girls and women, there are still many girls who due to erroneous stereotypes and cultural patterns are still being deprived of the right to education, becoming victims of crime such as trafficking in persons, forced labour, child marriage and slavery, among others. because of this, becomes prevailing to the State to ensure the effective enforcement of their rights, ensuring that girls of our country, to enjoy a dignified life which emphasizes their physical development, moral, intellectual and professional.
V on the basis of the foregoing, is important that consistent with the Declaration of the "day of the child" international, El Salvador can count on a "day national of la Niña", in recognition of the rights of this vulnerable sector of society, where the population in general, as well as public institutions, 2 private and civil society they can raise awareness of the importance of respect for the rights of girls.
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers and initiative of the deputies and members: Carmen Elena Calderón Sol of Escalon, Irma Lourdes palaces Vasquez, Felix Ágreda Chachagua, Lucía de el Carmen Ayala de León, Marta Evelyn Batres Araujo, Silvia Alejandrina Castro Figueroa, Ana Marina Castro Orellana, Nery Arely Díaz de Rivera, Jose Edgar Escolán Batarse, Carmen Elena Figueroa Rodríguez, Ana Elisabeth García Prieto de Grimaldi , Coralia Patricia war Andreu, José maximum Madriz Serrano, Heidy Carolina Mira Saravia, Silvia Estela Ostorga de Escobar, Norma Dolan and Mario Alberto Tenorio Guerrero; and with the support of the members and members: Othon Sigfrido Reyes Morales, Lorena Guadalupe Peña Mendoza, Marta Lorena Araujo, Blanca Estela Reyes Barahona, Susy Lisseth Bonilla Flores, Yohalmo Edmundo Cabrera Chacón, Dario Alejandro girls Argueta, Norma Cristina Cornejo Amaya, Blanca Noemi Coto Estrada, Rosa Alma Cruz Marinero, Antonio Echeverría Veliz, Emma Julia Fabián Hernández, Jesús Flores de Juan Manuel Cornejo , Santiago Flores Alfaro, Iris Marisol war Henriquez, Estela Yanet Hernandez Rodriguez, Benito Antonio Lara Fernández, Audelia Guadalupe López de Kleutgens, Alba Elizabeth Marquez, Rodolfo Antonio Martínez, Guillermo Francisco Mata Bennett, Rolando Mata Fuentes, Guillermo Antonio Olivo Mendez, Mr. Orestes Fredesmán Ortez Andrade, Nelson de Jesus Quintanilla Gomez, Jackeline Noemi Rivera Avalos, David Rodriguez Rivera, Sonia Margarita Rodriguez Sigüenza, Jaime Gilberto Valdez Hernandez and Ramon Aristides Valencia Arana.
DECREES: Article 1.-declared October 11 of each year as "national day of the girl", in recognition of the rights of girls and the exceptional challenges faced around the world.
Article 2.-this Decree shall enter into force eight days after its publication in the official journal.
GIVEN in the blue room of the Legislative Palace: San Salvador to nineteen days of the month of September in the year two thousand thirteen.
OTHON SIGFRIDO REYES MORALES, PRESIDENT.
ALBERTO ARMANDO ROMERO RODRÍGUEZ, GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
DURAN JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, FRANCISCO ROBERTO LORENZANA, THIRD VICE PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
ROBERTO JOSE D'AUBUISSON, fifth Vice President.
LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, CARMEN ELENA CALDERÓN SOL STEP 3 FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.
SANDRA MARLENE SALGADO GARCÍA, JOSÉ RAFAEL MACHUCA ZELAYA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.
IRMA PALACIOS LOURDES VASQUEZ, MARGARITA ESCOBAR, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARIAT.
FRANCISCO JOSE ZABLAH SAFIE, REYNALDO ANTONIO LOPEZ CARDOZA, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
Presidential House: San Salvador, to the two days of the month of October in the year two thousand thirteen.
PUBLISHED, Carlos Mauricio Funes Cartagena, President of the Republic.
Gregory Ernesto Zelayandia Cisneros, Minister of the Interior.
D. OR. No. 182 took no. 401 date: October 2, 2013 FNM/ielp 06-11-2013 legislative index
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